The Bone Season is shaping up to be one of the hottest supernatural thrillers around.
Samantha Shannon’s book about a world where clairvoyance is forbidden and one girl uses it for her own ends is making waves and we’re looking forward to getting our hands on it…
Bloomsbury have launched the trailer for The Bone Season, the first book in a dazzling new fantasy series being published on 20 August this year. The book is already being developed for film by Andy Serkis’ The Imaginarium Studios. Samantha is a 21 year-old currently completing her finals at Oxford University. A selection of some of amazing advance quotes follow:
‘Truly extraordinary and thrilling.’ Andy Serkis
‘A new breed of women authors are claiming fantasy as their own. Leading the charge is Samantha Shannon.’ Harper’s Bazaar
‘A dark and exquisitely rendered fantasy unlike anything out there. The Bone Season is a must read.’ Kami Garcia, co-author of the Beautiful Creatures series
‘Samantha Shannon has a hugely inventive talent and an imagination with seven league boots. She’s hit the ground running.’ Susan Hill